CalWORKs Services
Child Care, Work-Study and much more!

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The CalWORKs team is committed to providing you with quality services. The Assistant Director, four dedicated counselors, and CalWORKs Staff are available to assist you with counseling and case management requests. The LBCC CalWORKs counselors will periodically be checking in with you to provide academic counseling assistance, advice, or referrals you may need.

Priority Registration
Dedicated Academic, Career and Personal Counseling  
Books and Material Request for Reimbursement as Approved by Your GAIN Worker 
School Supplies 
Child Care

CalWORKs can pay for your childcare and you select your own provider! 

To qualify you MUST: 

  1. Be enrolled at Long Beach City College for the current semester 
  2. Have a Verification of Benefits on file for the current semester 
  3. Be a CalWORKs Participant (You and your child(ren) must be receiving cash aid 
  4. Have above a 2.0 grade point average (GPA) 
  5. Complete the Child Care Application Form and return to May Lam via email, or in office at the Pacific Coast Campus – GG217 

Our CalWORKs Work-Study Program provides CalWORKs students with work opportunities on and off campus. This is an excellent opportunity for students to gain valuable work experience while attending Long Beach City College. 

  • Work-study earnings are exempt from CalWORKs income calculations!
  • Flexible work schedule and can work up to 20 hour per week
  • Gain valuable work experience


  • Must be a current recipient of CalWORKs cash aid
  • Must be enrolled in at least 6 units
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative 2.0 grade point average (GPA)

If interested, please email your resume to Adriana Gomez, or call 562-938-3214  

Referrals to On and Off-campus Resources 
Student Advocacy 
Student Workshops and Seminars